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OTHER WORDS FROM BaconianBa·co·ni·an·ism, Ba·co·nism [bey-kuh-niz-uhm], /ˈbeɪ kəˌnɪz əm/, nounpre-Ba·co·ni·an, adjectivepro-Ba·co·ni·an, adjective
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They mock at wounds who never confronted a foe more tangible than a Baconian cryptogam.The Army Mule and Other War Sketches|Henry A. Castle
With that sophistry it fell before the Baconian philosopher in the day of the great deliverance of the human mind.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 2 (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Take it as you please, my Baconian friends who do not believe as I believe in “Genius.”Shakespeare, Bacon and the Great Unknown|Andrew Lang
Acquaintance with the Baconian induction, therefore, could not have had much to do with Harvey's investigations.
Therefore, the first point which strikes us in the Baconian hypothesis is that its devotees are nobly careless of authority.The Valet's Tragedy and Other Stories|Andrew Lang